Zip Code 19940 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDelmar
Zip Code StateDelaware
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sussex
Area Code302
Current Population:5574
Racial Majority:White 83.39%
Public School Racial Majority:White 71.7%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$47083
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51820
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time27.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range36 - 52 ft.
Area41 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.47724300, -75.57275800

Zip Code 19940 Description

Zip Code 19940 is located in the state of Delaware in the Salisbury metro area. Zip code 19940 is primarily located in Sussex County. The official US Postal Service name for 19940 is DELMAR, Delaware. Portions of zip code 19940 are contained within or border the city limits of Delmar, DE, Delmar, MD, . The area code for zip code 19940 is 302. 19940 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Delaware.

The current unemployment level in 19940 is 4.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 19940 increased to 5574 from 4900 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19940 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 19940 public schools is White. 18.4% of students in 19940 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4670 83.39% 4559 +2%
 Black Or African American 505 9.02% 615 -18%
 Hispanic 300 5.36% 180 +67%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 23 -100%
 Asian 17 0.3% 53 -68%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 11 0% 11 -100%
 Two Or More Races 132 1.93% 132 -18%

Zip Code 19940 Race/Ethnicity

 White 71.7%
 Black Or African American 15.8%
 Hispanic 4.2%
 Asian 2.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 5.4%

Zip Code 19940 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population55744900
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households2071
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
18.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$47083
Income Under $50K Per Year53.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.50%
19940 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Delaware District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$306133
Average Real Estate Sale Price$115978
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63f - Delmarva Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 19940 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27293643536267665947393147
Avg Max Temp (°F)45485666758387858069594967
Avg Precip (In.)3.993.334.493.343.733.514.274.913.973.413.23.4645.61
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seaford, DE
CBSA Type19940
CBSA Population198469
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours